Glass House: California Legislator Tracker
District 27, Merced
Time in office
City Councilwoman / Professor
Assemblymember Esmeralda Soria has taken at least $1.4 million from the Party sector since she was elected to the legislature. That represents 49% of her total campaign contributions.
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1021 O Street, Suite 4110
P.O. Box 942849, Sacramento, CA 94249-0027; (916) 319-2027
690 West 16th Street, Merced, CA 95340; (209) 726-5465
Tulare County, CA
April 22, 1982
How this legislator voted in 2021-2022
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Campaign contributions received by sector
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This is how much money Esmeralda Soria has taken from the various sectors since she was elected to the legislature.
|$1,395,506 $1.4 M||49%|
|Note: The above percentages might not add up to exactly 100% because we are not displaying any contributions that have not yet been classified.|
Committees this legislator serves on
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Gifts reported in 2022
Assembly District 27 demographics
Leans Democratic district
Next election: 2024
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Most recent election
Mark Nicholas Pazin
CalMatters coverage about this legislator
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By Ana B. Ibarra, April 6, 2023
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By Sameea Kamal, March 13, 2023
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Ash Kalra (currently in office)
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